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  • Severe WX Awareness WK

    April 13-17, 2015 has been designated as Severe Weather Awareness Week in Minnesota.   The highlight of the week will be Tornado Drill Day on Thursday the 16th. There will be two Tornado Drills on Thursday, …

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    16 Apr 15
  • Employment

    ST. PAUL – Minnesota employers add 7,800 jobs in March, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).The agency said the state has added 50,829 jobs over …

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    16 Apr 15
  • Fatal Crash

    A Buffalo woman was killed in a broadside crash Wednesday in Buffalo. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, 87-year-old Lorraine Kurtz died at the scene. The crash happened just after 4:30pm on Highway 25 between …

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    16 Apr 15
  • turkeys

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Some scientists say that eastern U.S. poultry producers should brace for the potential arrival of a deadly bird flu virus outbreak that farmers in the Midwest have struggled to stop. The fear …

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    16 Apr 15
  • wildfire

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton is authorizing the Minnesota National Guard to help fight wildfires in the state. Dayton on Wednesday signed an executive order to provide emergency assistance to the Minnesota …

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    16 Apr 15
  • McLeod Coop Power Mtg

    The members of McLeod Cooperative Power Association gathered for the 80th annual meeting of the Cooperative on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at the Hutchinson Event Center. Officials say about 400 members and guests attended the …

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    15 Apr 15
  • turkeys

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — State and federal officials have announced the discovery of a deadly bird flu strain at eight more Minnesota turkey farms, raising the state’s total to 22. The eight farms have a combined …

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    15 Apr 15
  • police line do not cross

    CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — Authorities are looking for more than one suspect in an attack that left a 90-year-old rural Carver County man dead. Deputies were called to the home of Earl Olander in San …

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    15 Apr 15